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Can Historic Preservation Help Stop Gentrification?

Can Historic Preservation Help Protect Communities from Gentrification?

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Home Depot plans massive nationwide expansion

If you live in one of the 40 largest markets in the U.S, an e-commerce fulfillment center or flatbed distribution center is likely headed your way. With its online sales growing 21.5% in fiscal 2017, Home Depot recently announced plans to invest $1.2 billion over the next five years to speed delivery...

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Revamping the mall: The Centre of Tallahassee

Tallahassee Mall was once the city's premier enclosed regional mall. By the 2000s, it was well on its way to becoming a dead mall. Now it has a new interesting look. Will it work and can it serve as an example for other struggling shopping centers across the country?

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An up & coming neighborhood: Orlando's Mills 50

Located just northeast of Downtown Orlando, Mills 50 was recently recognized as one of the top 12 neighborhoods across America about to get crazy popular.

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Black Millennials Not Keeping Up With Peers

While Millennials are coveted by marketers and consumer goods companies, young adults of color are not equally sharing in the benefits of Millennials' economic popularity.

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93 years of Winn-Dixie

A look at the architectural evolution of Florida's first industrial corporation and retail chain to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

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How Long Do People Stay in Assisted Housing Programs?

Low-income renters are requiring longer periods of rental assistance, and the trends show housing costs are a leading cause.

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Dollar General investing in cities with DGX concept

Now proposing to add another 900 stores in 2018, Dollar General continues to rapidly expand throughout the U.S. However, their push for a smaller more urban format is something seriously worth watching. Called DGX, the stores provide urban shoppers with a focused selection of consumable items and instant...

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The ten largest US central business districts

Central business districts serve as a magnet for economic growth and employment. The following is an overview of the top 10 largest CBDs in the country.

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